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In last week’s blog, we took a look at the current situation in Europe. We saw that the second wave is already breaking in Europe. Over the past week, this trend seems to have continued.
But there are some countries where the graphs are different. These are Russia, Serbia and Ukraine. Let us also take a look at countries outside of Europe and analyze China. This country also has a very interesting chart.
In Europe, the number of people who tested positive is now declining.
With the Software ECG Covid-19 Edition, you can evaluate the most important Covid-19 time series across countries.
The ECG offers the possibility to display several metrics via logical expressions and to limit them to time periods. Currently you can observe very nicely the breaking of the 2nd wave in Europe.
Native Applications for Multiple Devices from a Single JavaFX Project with Gluon Mobile and GitHub Actions
The power of JavaFX combined with the Gluon tools and GitHub actions is amazing. Building and distributing a truly cross-platform application has never been easier!
Really not a single code change is needed to run on different platforms. As you can see from the build processed, the exact same code is used to create native applications for both Windows, Linux, MacOS, iOS, and Android!
We are not offering yet another dashboard. What we are offering is our best and most powerful tool for time series analysis, combined with the latest, comprehensive data on COVID-19.
Our goal is to provide you with the raw data on COVID-19, included in a tool that lets you analyze, visualize and interpret the impacts of the pandemic on a long term basis.
By providing Software EKG – COVID-19 Edition free of charge, QAware wants to contribute to a better understanding of the pandemic and support the global efforts against it.
Here on foojay.io you can already find two posts by Carl Dea to get you started with JavaFX.
In this post, I want to show you yet another approach that uses the tools provided by Gluon, who are the maintainers, and the driving force behind OpenJFX.
The Gluon start website and the plugin allow you to get started with a new JavaFX project in a few clicks.
Thanks to the amazing work done by the Gluon team this also gives you a quick-start for the creation of a mobile application which can be built for both Android and iOS.
FXGL is a JavaFX Game Library Engine for Java and Kotlin, created by Almas Baimagambetov.
In this article, you’ll read what FXGL is, what it is good for, what its dependencies are, as well as a complete scenario with a video and code snippets to set up your first FXGL scenario from scratch.
Confused about the release cycles of OpenJDK and OpenJFX and the relationship between them? Read on to have all your questions answered.
At this moment, there are no planned features or changes in OpenJFX which require new JDK features (text blocks, records, etc), so the next releases of OpenJFX will most probably still be compatible with JDK 11.
After my virtual conference talk “Java and JavaFX on the Raspberry Pi” at the “Oracle Groundbreakers APAC Virtual Tour 2020”, I got in touch with some people who were working on JavaFX 3D in the past, and were curious how that would behave on the Raspberry Pi.
JavaFX 3D really is a hidden gem! I’ve been using JavaFX already for a long time now but wasn’t aware of these 3D features… And the demos presented here really impressed me.
Thanks to Twitter and LinkedIn, I’ve been in touch with several developers who are doing cool Java stuff on the Raspberry Pi.
Here I want to share those projects with you, as they can be an inspiration for all of us to get started with Java development on the Raspberry Pi!
- Release Notes
A couple of weeks ago, JavaFX version 15 was released.
These are some of the highlights we’ve selected for you to understand its scope.
– JavaFX now has 3D support for the newer Intel graphics drivers on Linux,
– Support for e-paper displays on i.MX6 devices was added,
– FX scripting support was enhanced.
Today we’d like to introduce a new community manager for all things Raspberry Pi on foojay: Frank Delporte!
He’s really curious about what’s already been created with Java on the Raspberry Pi and what we can all learn together from these experiences.
You can contact him with a direct message on Twitter to discuss further and share articles for publication on foojay: https://twitter.com/frankdelporte.